Patrol info for U-172
Date lookup for 31 Oct 1942
|Departure||Arrival / Fate||Duration|
|19 Aug 1942||Lorient||27 Dec 1942||Lorient||131 days|
Kptlt. Carl Emmermann
Oblt. Heinz-Günther Scholz
Ltn. Hermann Hoffmann
U-172's position on 31 Oct 1942
Wolfpack operations during this patrol
U-172 operated with the following Wolfpacks during this patrol
Eisbär (25 Aug 1942 - 1 Sep 1942)
Ships hit by U-172 on this date
General Events during this patrol
31 Oct 1942. After sinking the Aldington Court, U-172 captured the vessel's First Officer.
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Attacks on U-172 during this patrol
We have no recorded attacks on U-172 on this date.
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* These are officers that later became commanders themselves.